News Releases / 2011
New Administrator Named at Ojai Valley Community Hospital
Ojai, California, 01/19/2011
Haady Lashkari, Assistant Vice President at Community Memorial Health System, has been promoted to Chief Administrative Officer at Ojai Valley Community Hospital.
A native of Ventura, Lashkari has been with CMHS since 2001. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Communication and Sociology from UC Santa Barbara and a master’s degree in Public Administration from California State University at Northridge. He is also is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and active in numerous community organizations and activities in the Ventura County area.
“I look forward to being an active part of the Ojai Community,” states Lashkari. “The Ojai Valley Community Hospital is an integral part of our health system, and an important community asset for the Ojai Valley. I am eager to work with the physicians and staff we have here at this hospital who bring such great care to our residents.” Among his many duties at the hospital, Lashkari will also be instrumental in bringing forth the new master plan for the modernization of the hospital.
Gary Wilde, President & CEO of Community Memorial Health System adds, “We are delighted to bring someone of Mr. Lashkari’s enthusiasm and expertise to the Ojai campus. He is well respected among the Ojai staff, and will provide the right leadership for this important position.”
Lashkari will officially start his new position on January 17th.
Ojai Valley Community Hospital is a member of Community Memorial Health System, a not-for-profit health system, which is comprised of Community Memorial Hospital, Ojai Valley Community Hospital, and nine Centers for Family Health located in various Ventura County communities.